Marie Julie Desaules

8 February 1809–21 July 1881 (Age 72)
Saules, Fenin-Vilars-Saules, Neuchâtel, Switzerland

The Life Summary of Marie Julie

When Marie Julie Desaules was born on 8 February 1809, in Saules, Fenin-Vilars-Saules, Neuchâtel, Switzerland, her father, Jacob Etienne Desaules, was 37 and her mother, Marie Besson, was 30. She married Francois Desaules on 24 November 1829, in Fenin, Neuchâtel, Switzerland. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She died on 21 July 1881, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Francois Desaules
Marie Julie Desaules
Marriage: 24 November 1829
Cécile Desaules

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    24 November 1829Fenin, Neuchâtel, Switzerland
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 3
    War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
    1812 · War of 1812
    Age 3
    Because of the outbreak of war from Napoleonic France, Britain decided to blockade the trade between the United States and the French. The US then fought this action and said it was illegal under international law. Britain supplied Native Americans who raided settlers living on the frontier and halting expansion westward. In 1814, one of the British raids stormed into Washington D.C. burning down the capital. Neither the Americans or the British wanted to continue fighting, so negotiations of peace began. After Treaty of Ghent was signed, Unaware of the treaty, British forces invaded Louisiana but were defeated in January 1815.
    1830 · The Second Great Awakening
    Age 21
    Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

    Name Meaning

    form of Maria . When first introduced to England in the Middle Ages, it was Anglicized in pronunciation and respelled Mary . This French form was reintroduced into the English-speaking world as a separate name in the 19th century, and is still pronounced more or less in the French manner, although sometimes with the stress on the first syllable. It is now often used in combination with other names such as Ellie, Chloe, and Lisa.

    Dictionary of First Names © Patrick Hanks and Flavia Hodges 1990, 2003, 2006.

    Story Highlight

    Julie Desaules:

    Julie Desaules Desaules: Heart of Her Extended Family (Redux) By: Ardis E. Parshall - July 06, 2008 Thousands of French Protestants fled to Switzerland during the religious wars of the 16th century. …

    Sources (7)

    • Legacy NFS Source: Mrs Marie Julie Dessaules - Published information: birth-name: Marie Julie Desaules
    • Marie Julie Desaules, "Switzerland, Catholic and Reformed Church Records, 1418-1996"
    • Mary Julia Desaules, "Utah, Salt Lake City Cemetery Records, 1847-1976"

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